22 COMMENTs
Entrepreneur
Craig Buckler, Mar 21

How to Charge for Websites: the Agile Way

In his last article about web development charging options, Craig examines agile billing. Can it solve the problems associated with fixed-price and pay-per-hour projects?
Web
Kerry Butters, Mar 21

Are Most Winning A/B Test Results Misleading?

A report by Martin Goodson claims that most winning A/B tests are misleading. We look at the analysis and offer suggestions based on Goodson's research.
7 COMMENTs
Entrepreneur
Craig Buckler, Mar 19

How to Charge for Websites: Pay-Per-Hour Projects

In the second of three articles about web development charging options, Craig looks at pay-per-hour projects.
13 COMMENTs
Entrepreneur
Craig Buckler, Mar 17

How to Charge for Websites: Fixed-Price Projects

There are many ways to charge for a website project. The fixed-price option is the most popular, but is it right for you?
1 COMMENT
Entrepreneur
John Tabita, Feb 25

How to Create Ads People Want to Click

If you’ve been in the web industry less than 10 years, you don’t realize you’ve been standing on the shoulders of giants. It’s commonplace for those in digital media to disparage print advertising like Yellow Pages. But were it not for countless media studies conducted over the years, we’d have no clue how to make an effective ad.
Design & UX
Robert Morris, Feb 11

Page Speed and Business Metrics: The Relationship

Are your good design practices hurting your website performance? Robert takes us through some very common site problems, and how to fix them.
5 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Gabrielle Gosha, Jan 31

Look at Me! Six Ways to Boost Your Design Presence

Mobile
Oleg Lola, Oct 22

Monetizing Mobile Applications

WordPress
Jacco Blankenspoor, Sep 05

Integrating DoubleClick for Publishers into WordPress

19 COMMENTs
Entrepreneur
Craig Buckler, Jun 12

RIP Twitter API 1.0

From today, you must use Twitter's API version 1.1 to integrate with the service. Is that a problem? Craig discusses a number of issues which could backfire.
41 COMMENTs
Programming
Craig Buckler, Jan 25

What is the Best Programming Language to Learn in 2013?

Are you missing out on hot new technologies which guarantee fame and fortune? The reality may be a little more mundane, but Craig provides some great advice for choosing a programming language.
7 COMMENTs
Entrepreneur
Craig Buckler, Nov 14

Are 20% projects profitable?

Apple has announced a new "Blue Sky" initiative which is similar to Google's 20% pet projects. Craig asks: do these policies generally work or are they only good for employee engagement?
PHP
Craig Buckler, Nov 05

100,000 Snooping Native Apps vs Mobile Web Security

A recent security report claims 26% of native smart phone applications access users' personal data including contacts and emails. The arguments for native app vs mobile web continue...
Entrepreneur
Ned Dwyer, Nov 03

Quit the Yak Shaving: Outsource to Save Money

As a developer it's hard to know what you should outsource. If you want to maximise your output you need to know when to bring in the professionals.
8 COMMENTs
Entrepreneur
Craig Buckler, Oct 19

Microsoft IE10 and its "Do Not Track" Default Settings

Microsoft has announced that IE10 will enable "Do Not Track" by default; a decision which has outraged corporate America. Craig looks at both sides of the debate.
1 COMMENT
Entrepreneur
Craig Buckler, Sep 12

Microsoft Opens the Windows Store to Developers

Windows 8 will have its own App Store. Craig looks at the monetization and promotional opportunities it offers web developers.
Entrepreneur
Ned Dwyer, Aug 25

Outsource Your Marketing and Drive Traffic to Your Site

23 COMMENTs
Entrepreneur
Craig Buckler, Aug 24

5 Business Lessons You Can Learn From Apple

Apple has become the most valuable company on the planet. Craig discusses ways you can emulate their success in your business.
12 COMMENTs
Entrepreneur
Scott Handsaker, Jul 24

Web Consulting Doesn't Have to be a Struggle

19 COMMENTs
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Jan 23

SEO Alert! Google Downgrades Pages With Too Many Ads

Google has announced an algorithm change which downgrades any site with too many adverts above the fold. Craig discusses the policy and whether Google is starting to dictate how you design web pages.
6 COMMENTs
Entrepreneur
Brandon Eley, Jan 11

How To Increase Conversions by 50% Overnight

Brandon Eley finds user testing can be a very effective way to reach out to the unconverted.
10 COMMENTs
Entrepreneur
Brandon Eley, Oct 26

Can Retargeting Boost Your Bottom Line?

Could behavioral retargeting be a marketing technique that delivers more customers to you? Brandon Eley takes a look.
Entrepreneur
Brandon Eley, Mar 04

Don't be Afraid to Change Focus

In today's fast-changing industry climate, businesses need to be flexible and ready to adapt. Brandon has some excellent tips on how to keep your business ready for change.
1 COMMENT
Entrepreneur
Brandon Eley, Feb 04

Keeping It Personal: Tips for Better Segmenting

Direct from the trenches of his inbox, Brandon presents the case for better segmentation with email marketing, in order to really capitalize on ecommerce sales.